• Martine Parsons & Kathy Vivian – Finance Team

    Martine Parsons & Kathy Vivian – Finance Team

    Martine Parsons (l) and Kathy Vivian (r) undertake the financial day to day operations of the Canberra Potters.

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  • Richard Thomas – Director

    Richard Thomas – Director

    Richard was appointed inaugural Director of Canberra Potters in April 2014. His role is to provide strategic planning and creative leadership for Canberra Potters and Watson Arts Centre and grow the organisation through the review and development of programs, business operations, administrative processes, facility management and governance. Richard has spent all of his professional life engaged in the […]

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  • Katrina Leske – Gallery and Visitor Services Manager

    Katrina Leske – Gallery and Visitor Services Manager

    Katrina is the Canberra Potters Gallery & Visitor Services Manager and responsible for running the gallery program and maintaining our high level of visitor engagement with Canberra Potters and Watson Arts Centre. Our Gallery Program, planned twelve months in advance, covers a full calendar year of exhibitions and activities with a primary focus on ceramic […]

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  • Mark Saunders – Technical Manager

    Mark Saunders – Technical Manager

    Mark is our Technical Manager and is responsible for the smooth and safe operation of the facilities key infrastructure. His knowledge of pottery and experience of ceramic arts practice provides him with the skills to maintain our kilns, wheels and associated technical equipment to ensure the delivery of sound operating services to our members, students and resident artists. Mark’s […]

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  • Josephine Townsend – Education Program Manager

    Josephine Townsend – Education Program Manager

    Working within a close-knit team environment, Josephine manages the general running of the teaching program liaising with our education area staff of approximately 14 casual teachers. Her duties facilitate the continued success of our education program including children’s and adult classes, master classes, summer and winter schools. Additionally, working with the Director and centre managers she […]

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  • Paul Dumetz – Workshop Assistant

    Paul Dumetz – Workshop Assistant

    Paul supports the Workshop Manager and Technical Assistant in their duties. His expert knowledge of workshop practices, current ceramic arts trends and technologies ensure the safe and efficient running of our workshop areas. Paul has had a long association with Canberra Potters and regularly assists with our term and holiday teaching programs. He is a practicing ceramic artist […]

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  • Sue Cant – Enrolment & Administration Support Officer

    Sue Cant – Enrolment & Administration Support Officer

    Sue assists the Education Program Manager with enrolment and student orientation services.

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